France extends state of emergency for further three months


French parliament approved a second extension of the powers, introduced after the November 13th Paris terrorist attacks, until May 26th.

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France's Parliament has overwhelmingly approved a three-month extension of the state of emergency imposed after deadly attacks in and around Paris on November 13th despite opposition from rights groups that say it undermines civic freedoms, reports FRANCE 24.